From "back-stage" tours, to sporting events, to lectures by pioneers in the field, we organize several, diverse types of events throughout the year to promote education in our area. Please mark your calendars and plan to attend any or all of our upcoming programs. You'll surely make new friends and you'll be supporting the work of DEF!!! Further, we are always looking to add new events of all kinds.
Please contact our Executive Director, Elisabeth Silverthorne, at 252.255.5545 or via email , regarding sponsoring an event or any innovative event ideas for DEF.
Run the 5K on Saturday and the 13.1 on Sunday! YOU CAN DO IT! Brave Double Dare Challengers will earn the 5K shirt & medal, the Half Marathon shirt & medal & swag.Event Shirt & Custom First Flight 5K Finisher Medal!
A fun filled Pirate themed Half Marathon! Happening on the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina! Run the Half Marathon 13.1 miles and cover some spectacular ground. Join the Outer Banks pirates for this fantastic race.
An Outer Banks spin on the Kentucky Derby (To benefit the Dare Education Foundation, the Beach Food Pantry and the Elizabethan Gardens) - May 6, 2017, 4p-8p at the Elizabethan Gardens. You don't want to miss this! LEARN MORE